The following matches are advertised for the NXT Takeover: Chicago live special that will be held on Saturday, May 20 in Chicago, Illinois at Allstate Arena.
-Bobby Roode vs. Hideo Itami for the NXT Championship.
-Asuka vs. Ruby Riot vs. Nikki Cross in a Triple Threat for the NXT Women’s Championship.
-The Authors of Pain vs. Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa for the NXT Tag Titles.
-Tyler Bate vs. Pete Dunne for the WWE UK Championship.
Powell’s POV: With only four matches advertised, this show is already appeals to be more than the WWE Backlash event that will take place the next night in the same venue. We will have live coverage of both events as they air next weekend.
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